Posts Tagged ‘expert’

Offshore wind ‘could be a bonanza’ for UK says expert

IMAGE: As the world gathers in Bonn for COP23, the UN's annual climate change conference, Professor Mike Barnes, from The University of Manchester's School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, outlines why… view The UK generates more electricity from offshore wind than any other country in the world with around 5% of our annual electrical energy […]

Politicians should get out of the energy business, says wind expert

Industrial wind turbine developments are devaluing properties, pitting neighbour against neighbour and are simply unreliable as a source of energy. These were the messages from experts from a variety of sectors impacted by wind energy, who spoke at a town hall meeting at the Davidson Centre last Tuesday to a crowd of about 200. View […]

Renowned wind energy expert to address STLE members

Dr. Robert W. Thresher, Research Fellow for the Golden, Colorado-based, National Renewable Energy Laboratory , has been named the keynote speaker at the 2017 STLE Annual Meeting & Exhibition at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta in Atlanta, Georgia . Dr. Thresher has more than 40 years of research, development, engineering, and management experience in wind technology […]

What next for renewables in cities? – the expert view

A complex range of factors is shaping how and why cities adopt renewable energy, from costs to the need for stable power supplies As renewable energy projects are rolled out in cities around the world, we spoke to companies and organisations working in the sector to find out what’s happening and what to expect. Here’s […]

‘Mix of technologies’ needed to meet Ontario’s energy demands, says expert

Ontario's Energy Ministry has no shortage of advice, much of it contradictory, on how to shape the province's energy system, including calls to abandon green energy projects in the London region. The ministry is slated to release a new long-term energy plan for the province in the spring, acting as a guide for future policies. […]

Can Tech Stop Climate Change? We Asked An Expert.

If you keep up with the news, you’ve seen a lot about climate change in the past few weeks. World leaders reached a landmark deal on Saturday to curb the threat of global warming, and some of the world’s most powerful entrepreneurs have joined the Breakthrough Energy Coalition to help. View full post on Wind […]

Expert: Tax incentives don’t equal new jobs

Expert: Tax incentives don’t equal new jobs Muncie and other communities offer incentives to attract jobs. But is it working? Check out this story on Ball State University economists Michael Hicks and Dagney Faulk looked at the issue and Hicks will present at a Distinguished Professor Lecture Series event on Tuesday. View full […]

Internationally known solar-energy expert featured speaker at Earth Day Texoma on April 26

Internationally known solar-energy expert Dan Lepinski will keynote the sixth annual Earth Day Texoma on April 26 at the Sherman Municipal Grounds, 405 N. Rusk in Sherman. View full post on Wind Power News

Wind power expert touts turbines for area

The former Canadian ambassador to Iran who protected Americans at great personal risk during the 1979 Iran hostage crisis says it will reflect poorly on Ben Affleck if he doesn’t say a few words… A round-up of some of our favourite recipes and food-related features this week including an interview with Nigella Lawson about her […]